School bus accident: A dozen students taken to the hospital

Posted by Debra Worley - email

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A dozen Brunswick County students were taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a car ran into the back of their school bus.

According to authorities, the accident took place just after 8:00 am on Highway 211 near St. James Plantation.

Students on board the bus attend South Brunswick High School and South Brunswick Middle School.

The 12 students were treated at Dosher Memorial Hospital for minor injuries.

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